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MEDIA RELEASE: Fiona Leaves Wake of Devastation for Inshore Harvesters

Sep 26, 2022

MEDIA RELEASE: Fiona Leaves Wake of Devastation for Inshore Harvesters September 26, 2022 Professional fish harvesters on the southwest coast


FFAW Launches Industrial Focused Safety Campaign

Sep 15, 2022

FFAW Launches Industrial Focused Safety Campaign September 15, 2022 ST. JOHN’S, NL – FFAW-Unifor, the largest private sector trade-union in


Labour Day Weekend Message

Sep 2, 2022

Unions like the FFAW work to better the lives of our members. Better pay. Better benefits. Better protection. Unions – for better.


CLOSURE WITHOUT CAUSE: Unprecedented Levels of Mackerel Call into Question Minister’s Decision to Close Fishery

Aug 29, 2022

“I’ve been at this for over 30 years and in all my years fishing, I have never seen better signs of mackerel – period.”



Aug 23, 2022

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Aug 23, 2022

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Profit over people: Royal Greenland isn’t here to help Newfoundlanders

Aug 16, 2022

Both plant workers and fish harvesters in Newfoundland and Labrador are impacted by ASP’s attempts to squeeze harvesters’ shares in the market – the hundreds of hours of lost work and the millions of dollars of resources still sitting in the water. 


Meeting with Premier Furey and Ministers

Aug 4, 2022

August 4, 2022 Today, FFAW-Unifor met with Premier Andrew Furey, Ministers Bernard Davis and Derek Bragg, as well as members


Secretary-Treasurer Vacancy – Notice of Nomination Period

Aug 1, 2022

 On July 29th, 2022 FFAW-Unifor’s Elections Committee received notice of resignation from Secretary-Treasurer Robert Keenan. As per Article VII, Sections


Harvesters Call on DFO for Investment in Mackerel Science, Witness Unprecedented Abundance During Moratorium

Jul 29, 2022

July 29, 2022 The Fish Food and Allied Workers Union (FFAW-Unifor) is once again calling on the Department of Fisheries

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